PUBLISHED: 4:39 PM on Wednesday, September 12, 2007
••• Families & Kids •••
Guys Read, a group for fourth- and fifth-grade boys and the important men in their lives to learn about each other by reading and hanging out together. Participants choose the reads, snacks are provided and no registration is required. The group meets from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18, at Juneau Downtown Public Library. For more information, call Jonas at 586-5379.

Musical storytime with Linda Rosenthal on violin and reading by MJ Grande of "The Story of Ferdinand the Bull" at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, at the Juneau Downtown Library. For more information, call MJ 586-5303.

Toddler Time at 10 a.m. Mondays at the Juneau Downtown Library and at 11 a.m. Mondays at Mendenhall Valley Library.

Storytimes at 11 a.m. Wednesdays atJuneau Downtown Library, and Fridays at Mendenhall Valley Library.

Arvel Bird, storytelling with flute music reflecting his Southern Paiute and Scottish Ancestry, at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, at the Downtown Public Library. For more information: Carol 586-0434.

Baby Parent Time, every Thurs, Noon- 1:30pm, Bartlett Admin Building classroom. Class and support group for new parents and their infants up to 1 year. Registration not required; come with your baby, 796-8975.

Saturday Kid's Day Programs, every Saturday through Sept. 15. Children ages 4-6 meet 11 am to noon. Meet in the Mendenhall Glacier Pavilion. Call 789-6640. Childbirth Preparation Class, every Thurs, 6:15-8:45pm, Bartlett Admin Building. Learn about and prepare for the birth of your baby, 796-8422 to register.